One of the top pass catching tight ends in the nation who has the ability to split outside and make plays down the field ... Selected to the 2013 U.S. Army All-American Bowl and played for the West squad ... Invited to attend the prestigious U.S. Army Coaches Academy ... Rated as a consensus four star prospect by every major recruiting service ... Named to the PrepStar Top 150 Dream Team as the number 92 overall player in the nation ... A member of both the ESPN 150 and the Rivals 250 ... Regarded as the 68th best player in the nation by Rivals.com ... Listed as the number two, four and five tight end in the nation by Rivals.com, 247Sports and ESPN.com, respectively ... Ranked as the fourth best prospect in the state of Louisiana by Rivals.com and the fifth best prospect in the State of Louisiana by ESPN.com and 247Sports ... A member of the Advocate Super Dozen ... Hauled in his second touchdown with two minutes left in the fourth quarter in Barbe High School's 27-point comeback against West Monroe in the 5A State semifinal game ... Caught two touchdowns in Barbe High School's state championship game loss to Archbishop Rummel High School ... Named to the Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 5A All-State squad his junior and senior season ... Notched 815 yards and 11 touchdowns his senior season ... Hauled in 43 passes for 764 yards and seven touchdowns his junior campaign. ... Coached by Mike Cutrera.
Born on Nov. 2, 1994 ... Parents are Colleen and Gary Smith.